Posted to MedZilla on 12/14/2019


Switzerland, QC Lead Immunology (Biologics Group) SC_CO_13550-MZ


Our client, a leading global biopharmaceutical organisation, is seeking to hire a QC Lead Immunology to be based in Switzerland. This position serves as a point of client contact for Quality Control/Analytical aspects of a project from beginning to end with accountability for assigned project deliverables.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead external or internal technology transfer projects into the Quality Control department.
  • Responsible for the execution of analytical immunology test method transfer, optimization and validation to meet project requirements.
  • Identify and track critical path/activities and risks, develop contingency and alternative plans and provide regular updates to CMC program lead, project management and Head of Quality Control on immunological methods.
  • Assist CMC Program Lead, project management and Head of Quality Unit to ensure that resources assigned to the project shall deliver according to expectations and client satisfaction.
  • Manage project strategy, objectives, specifications, deliverables, timelines and tasks with respect to immunological analytics.
  • Work with CMC program lead, project management and Head of Quality Control to ensure resources are committed and available to execute.
  • Track action items, prepare meeting agendas, coordinate team activities and disseminate project information.
  • Establish and monitor project goals as well as go/no-go criteria for all key decision points.
  • Write and review test method transfer and validation protocols and reports (including development reports and similarity/comparability assessments) as required.

Skills and Requirements:

  • PhD or equivalent immunology, biochemical engineering, biochemistry, biology or related discipline
  • Proven experience in functional and binding ELISA
  • Relevant biologics experience in an industrial setting under GMP standards; CMO experience is a plus
  • Relevant process and QC experience and knowledge of current analytical techniques
  • Excellent communication skills and strong diplomacy skills required
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal; French is a plus
  • Proven ability to work with flexibility in a changing and demanding environment
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Demonstrated success with problem analysis/solving, anticipation and proactivity
  • Strong sense of discipline and initiative, exceptional planning and organization skills, excellent team orientation and a hands-on approach to work

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